- 6 Cylinder, John Deere PowerTechTM PVS 6068 6.8L engine
- EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage V
- Delivers highest horsepower in its size class.
Grade Control Ready
SmartGrade ™ and SmartGrade-ready including Slope Control options help operators achieve finish grades with less effort and fewer corrections
- Optional SmartGrade-ready including Slope Control provides simple-to-use grade control that allows operators to set and hold a grade or slope through terrain changes
- Optional SmartGrade 3D grade control combines powerful mastless technology with our track load-sensing system.
Cabs & Controls
- Standard EH controls make it easy to add the grade-control system of your choice
- Larger, quieter cab than its predecessor with a 50% reduction in noise
- Wide expanse of glass, low streamlined hood and larger doors provide better visibility to the blade
- Optional premium leather-accented heated/ventilated seat feature pan tilt, pan extend, lumber adjustment, and air suspension with full damping capability
- Optional automatic temperature control (ATC) system
- Optional rearview camera.
- New 161-inch blade option allows you to cover larger jobsites in fewer passes
- Twelve-percent more productive in backfilling applications than its closest competitor
- Optional LED lighting package for when you need to work before or after daylight.
- Enlarged service doors provide quick access to conveniently located checkpoints and filters
- Routing of the electrical and hydraulic systems is simplified to nearly eliminate wear points
- Extended hydraulic and hydrostatic oil-change intervals from 2,000 to 4,000 hours help further minimise maintenance and expense.